Mar 4, 2014 4:00am CST
more taxes. good morning, i'm dan ponce. and i'm cortney hall in for erin. let's go to demetrius ivory for a check of the weather. hi, demetrius. it's still cold. anything different? >> we have one day with a four in front of it. >> we do like that. >> let's check it out. yesterday we were 19 degrees. each day we should make the lower forties with lows in the mid-20s. this has been an epic winter in terms of how cold. and it's not over. north side learning center we are at 13. union reading at only eight. no wind chill. the wind chill is down to two. radar shows light snow across the board of northern region as remove in you can see that snow up to waukegan. as to get tort winnebago county we have snow continued. most of that snow is north of 90. today 23 degrees by 5:00 p.m.. it's an improvement. wednesday we make 27 another accumulating snow coming tonight. i will tell you how much coming up. >> one hot spot this morning and outbound kennedy at foster. to left lanes are blocked with a crash. expected delays on the outbound side of the kennedy. otherwise the rest of the roads are look
Feb 26, 2014 4:00am CST
for so long, many in chicago are tired of the term poler bore tax. but the wind chill and the bitter cold is back leading to car trouble for motorists. that was the case for a driver in naperville overnight. more winter punishment is not welcome. >> i'm tired. >> the cold firefighters responding to a call on the northwest side, crews were slightly delayed due to a frozen hydrant along the 2800 block of west billington. they were able to quickly extinguished the flames in the attic of a home. three residents and two dogs made it out. for all residents the challenge of staying warm is going to be even tougher financially. citizens utility board group warns of a significant price jump next month for customers. the cost is shooting up from 51¢-68. >> 17¢ jump in natural gas prices would be significant. >> estimating it would at $30 to the monthly bill of an average customer. the higher than usual residential demand has the company's urging its larger industrial customers to curtail natural gas uses as a precaution. peoples gas also warns of higher than average bills next month for its custo
Feb 28, 2014 4:00am CST
's what the candidates envision, if they become governor. >> more jobs at lower taxes better schools term limits on politicians. that's where i will lead. >> nobody has the bipartisan working ability that i have in the race for governor as well as just a proven track record of doing that. >> bring the legislator together and use the strength to fit what in the interest of the people. >> as your governor, i will not sign any revenue into law without it being part of a complete package dealing with cuts, the idea of borrowing, consolidation of state agencies. >>all the candidates will debate again here, on w-g-n on wednesday at six p-m. the primary is march 18-th. so-called "revenge porn" is closer to being *illegal in illinois. no senators rejected a proposed ban yesterday. the bill would make it illegal to post nude, or sexually explicit, pictures of another person, without that person's permission. it would also make it illegal to charge a fee to get pictures removed from a website. offenders could get up to three years in prison and a fine. supporters say this targets "cyber bullying,"